A WordPress Theme is a collection of files that work together to produce a graphical interface with an underlying unifying design for a blog.

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Extra themes - ok or bad?

I know I am a newbie here, but I'm just wondering, if you keep extra themes in your Wordpress setup, will it add bloat to your site? Can these other themes provide a security risk even if they aren't ...
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TwentyFourteen Theme : Changing grid layout

I have been plugging away making my new site and it is going great with only one issue so far. How would I go about changing the featured posts grid so that instead of displaying 3 featured posts per ...
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How to List subcategories of a single category alphabetically

Imagine there is a category called Info ( id = 40 ) that has many subcategories . Now I want to show the ones that start with " A " and " D " somewhere else . Is there a way to kind of get ...
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How do link to the most recent post in a category (Cornerstone theme)?

Hello friends :) I am in a pickle. I am creating a website in X/Cornerstone for an artist who has many projects , each has of which has its own Wordpress site. All of them rely on blog posts to ...
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Magnific Popup - Add Caption to Images

My theme uses Magnific Popup as follows in theme.js /* add lightbox for blog galleries */ $(".gallery a[href$='.jpg'],.gallery a[href$='.jpeg'],.featured-item a[href$='.jpeg'],.featured-item ...
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How to add ul class on nav

I've been learning to convert HTML to WordPress and want to convert on to class like this: <div class="mainmenu pull-left"> <ul class="nav navbar-nav collapse navbar-collapse"> ...
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Does heavy theme and plugins affect server's response time? [closed]

I am building my website using TheSeven theme, with Visual Composer and Ultimate Addons For VC plugins. But my website run very very slow. It takes 6-7 seconds or sometimes higher to load my homepage: ...
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Unable to change the priority with 'remove_action' and 'add_action' in child theme

I am using an Woo theme. In the parent theme, there is this function: function woothemes_wp_head() { do_action( 'woothemes_wp_head_before' ); if ( function_exists( 'woo_output_alt_stylesheet' ) ) ...
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Link a lightbox thumbnail to a post instead of opening the lightbox

On my website portfolio I use a heavily modified version of the Swatch theme from Woo Themes. The theme makes the thumbnails for my portfolio pieces link to the lightbox. I want the thumbnails to ...
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Widget Option is Missing

My Widget Option is missing in the Dashboard area. How can i make that appear? I have downloaded this Blank Theme from Chris Coyiers site. sidebar.php <?php /** * @package WordPress * ...
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Plugin does not work in custom theme

I created a new theme, starting by zero. The theme works correctly, but some plugins not. I installed Google Analytics & Webmaster Tools, I compiled the plugin with my track codes, but in the ...
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Is accessing theme and using customizer GPL distribution?

I am theme developer and I want to make a "demo" website, where people to which I give password will have access to nearly all theme functions (except theme editor) -> they won't have full admin ...
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changing behaviour of get_search_form

I created a function to display a search box and named it my_get_search_form(). That is a copy of original get_search_form() function. When I call the function, the output is this: Search in ...
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LESS not working in WordPress [closed]

How to run the CSS preprocessor (LESS) in WordPress? I'm trying to apply LESS in my child theme. I create variable.less and place it in the child theme folder css/less/variable.less and I call this ...
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wordpress theme install failing

I am trying to install wordpress theme on my site, but is failing with message Could not copy file. catch-responsive/404.php Folder permissions are as - ftp user is owner of the whole wordpress ...
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FTP Username and password wrong while installing theme

I followed Failed to connect to FTP Server 127.0.0.1/:21 And was able to solve that problem. But now when I try to upload the theme then I get username and password failure. I have added following ...
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Check php version before theme activation

I've got theme that requires php 5.3+ version. If older - fatal error occurs with it. So what I need to do when user try to activate this theme is to check php version before going into theme code ...
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How to insert a logo in the header?

I am pretty new in WordPress world (I came from Joomla) I am finding some difficulties to insert a logo into this WordPress test site: http://onofri.org/example/ I want put my logo in the header of ...
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Why Underscores Theme Comment Form Reversed?

Here is what I'm talking about It's plain unmodified underscores theme, why is the comment form reversed starting from "comment" box first? I checked the functions files there aren't any codes ...
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Modify the forms control in the theme customizer using jquery or js

i'm trying to modify the input boxes which i created using $wp_customize from the theme customizer, for example if a select box from the theme customzer changes of value, the other select boxes hide. ...
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How to add custom page elements to the WYSIWYG editor?

On a plugin-less Worpress installation the WYSIWYG editor allows to write a page down from top to bottom with style buttons (lists, font, italics, bold, add picture ...). What I am missing is the ...
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What is The Best Way to Make Parallax header effect for wordpress theme ?? pure CSS or using JavaScript? [closed]

I'm new in wordpress theme development, I want ask some question here, I want to make a parallax effect for my theme header like this: TestParallax.com this is made by using some JS code, I want to ...
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Display ads by location [closed]

I have recently purchased a WordPress theme,and built a website with directory listing. On the Homepage there is a listing with locations, and at the moment they are listed in ascending order. I have ...
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Edit raw HTML of the landing page

I just created and set up a landing page for my blog. I use Weaver theme. I checked every checkbox to remove all the stuff I don't want ( Hide Page Title, Hide Site Title/Description, Hide ...
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Should I implement my own custom theme

I am new to WordPress, my graphical designer provided me a new design for our web-site and I wonder what is the best way to integrate the design into WordPress. I assume that: I can adopt some ...
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How to conditionally display widgetized areas in theme customizer?

On my client's site there will be quite a few widgetised areas - one for each page created plus global ones. The problem is that they all display in the "widgets" section in theme customizer at the ...
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Create a custom theme-specific page, invisible in the admin-panel?

I've learned that when I want a custom page, I need to create a page template, create my page and assign the template to it. Also I've read about fake/virtual pages, where the page is generated on the ...
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How to get customable image header?

I'm creating new responsive theme. How do I get customable theme header image with text inside the image? For ie. Site title in the header image. I read about using add_theme_support( ...
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Adding CPT changes entire layout of my site except for the archive of that CPT

I am writing a plugin that adds a CPT called Contest. The problem is that the entire layout of the site is changed when I activate the plugin. The odd thing is that the changes are applied to ...
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Divi theme including javascript

I have tested the html and the css and the js independently of wordpress and all works fine. So trying to integrate it into wordpress. I have added the html code as a code module. I have created a ...
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How to get the active theme's slug?

I'm able to get certain info about the active theme using wp_get_theme(). For example: $theme = wp_get_theme(); echo $theme->get( 'TextDomain' ); // twentyfifteen echo $theme->get( 'ThemeURI' ...
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How to remove the intro animation which appears during the load up of some Wordpress themes? [closed]

How do you find and delete the code which makes the loading animation at the very start of every page on many wordpress sites appear? Sometimes the animation is a simple loading wheel gif image and ...
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How can I manually activate my previous theme without browser access to dashboard?

When I switched to using a blank theme, the WordPress dashboard disappeared. To re-activate the previous theme I was using (which did have dashboard support), I reset the values of template, ...
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Editing existing pre-created menus in PHP

Here's my pickle. I'm using a script to automatically create a fully pledged WordPress site. In this process new pages, etc are created automatically. I now need a way to add the newly created page(s) ...
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How to add custom css file in theme?

Some themes ask you not to edit the style.css file, instead use custom.css file. If you write code on custom.css, it will overwrite the same element style in style.css. I think this is done in order ...
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How can I allow the Editor Role to change Theme Settings?

I've just setup a new Blog for a friend and thought it's better to not give him Administrator Access right away as a pre-caution. I created a new user as Editor therefore. But then I saw that this ...
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Wordpress not responseing headers to download a file

I have a WP plugin that sends a link to an email to download a file in hidden location. User selects a file, then a token containing the file ID etc. is written to a database, and a link is sent. Upon ...
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How to change the themes “Live Preview” url within the Appearance->Themes page?

I need a way to change the themes "Live Preview" url within the Appearance->Themes page? I want the themes thumbnails to link to a demo site showcasing the theme and not open the customizer. I looked ...
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Infinite Loop after Genesis Theme Upgrade

I'm running WordPress on Microsoft Azure, and I've been having a lot of timeout errors any time I try to install or update plugins/themes. (I'm using a custom child theme, based on Genesis.) Today, I ...
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Weird 'theme update' error

I am developing a theme (which I am calling AsylumInfo) that gets built into a directory call /build and I have symlink from there to the wordpress setup on my computer. When I use wp-admin I get ...
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Show menu from plugin

I would like to include plugin menu into the theme. Did something like this: <?php add_action('after_setup_theme', 'my_load_plugin'); function my_load_plugin() { get_part( 'parts/menu', ...
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Embedded Videos (PB) - Not Available

I am using this link to create a wordpress website VIDEO At minute 53 the guy is using "Embedded Videos (PB)" widget in order to embedd a youtube video. (By the way he is using Page Builder). Problem ...
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How to use load_plugin_textdomain from within a theme

I would like to perform a single word replacement for one of my plugins. From #: subscribe-and-connect-template.php:210 msgid "Subscribe" msgstr "Subscribe" To #: ...
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where to store some flags for theme

I wish to create a page for 18+. If user enters this page, he have to agree that he has 18 years old, otherwise leave. If he has agreed once, I do not wish to show this message again. Here are two ...
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Theme Appearance [closed]

I cannot figure out why themes are not loading correctly on my website. I am pretty new to this but am trying to learn as much as I can. I have used Google but haven't figure out the solution. Here ...
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Undefined offset: 0 in > […] /wp-includes/capabilities.php on line 1067

Hey I get this error messages on my localhost setup, but only with the Genesis Framework enabled; WordPress Twenty Eleven works fine. This happens when I want to create a new post. If I refresh the ...
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How can I create a bash install script for my Wordpress sites setup (WP+plugins+theme)?

I build a lot of websites with Wordpress, and my initial setup is basically always the same : Latest version of WP Latest versions of about 5 plugins My naked development theme Instead of ...
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Two theme locations for two menus, but only one is showing up

Here is what I try to achieve. I have two menus. One is going to be a top navigation that lists all the pages, and the other one is going to list post categories. in my header.php, I included the ...
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Using two stylesheets for mobile compatibility

I'm building a theme from scratch and I want it to use a different stylesheet for screens below a certain width, for mobile compatibility. I used this method in header.php to call the appropriate ...
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Why the output of an image gallery plugin is not displayed into a page of my custom theme?

I am pretty new as WordPress developer and I am going crazy with a theme developed by myself starting from 0. So, at this link you can download the entire theme so you can see in the details the ...